Sit on the fence

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sit on the fence meaning

‘Sit on the fence’ Idiom Meme – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

Sit on the fence

  • (idiom) avoid making a decision or choice

Sit on the fence Origin

  • During the American revolutionary war, a prominent person from New Jersey, Judge Imlay, could not decide which side to support – the Revolutionaries or the Loyalists. When asked for an opinion, it was stated that until Judge Imlay knew which was the strongest group, he would stay on the fence

Sit on the fence in a sentence (idiom usage in newspaper)

  • I have been sitting on the fence a long time, perfectly positioned between staying with her and leaving. How do get off the fence and decide?
  • A lot of people really don’t like others being opinionated, they would rather you sit on the fence instead of having a strong opinion.
  • Given the painful way we achieved Independence, it is shameful to sit on the fence.
  • I’m not saying one should sit on the fence, or reserve any point of view.
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Kill two birds with one stone

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kill two birds with one stone meaning

‘kill two birds with one stone’ idiom Meme Dictionary – English Hindi translation with Picture

Kill two birds with one stone

  • (idiom) achieve two aims at once

“Kill two birds with one stone” meaning in Hindi

  • एक पंथ दो काज

“Kill two birds with one stone” Origin

  • In the Greek Mythology tale of Daedalus and Icarus. Daedalus is held captive by King Minos on Crete in a high tower. All he is able to see are high walls around him and large birds overhead awaiting his and his son, Icarus’ demise. Daedalus devises a plan to throw stones at the birds in the hope of fashioning artificial wings to enable the pair to fly home. He finds, with his stone through a clever throwing motion, that he is able to strike one bird with the ricochet hitting a second bird, thus killing two birds with one stone.

“Kill two birds with one stone” in a sentence

  • Presidential candidate Manuel Roxas II can killtwo birds with one stone.
  • Raise VAT, kill two birds with one stone.
  • Voters can kill two birds with one stone by voting yes on Issue 2.
  • Real Madrid will hope to kill two birds with one stone when they pay a visit to Malmo in the Champions League on Wednesday.
  • Cloud-based investments, in that sense, kill two birds with one stone.

how to kill Two birds with one stone!!!

how to kill Two birds with one stone!!!

Put a sock in it

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Put a sock in it English Hindi meaning

“Put a sock in it” Idiom Meme Dictionary – English to Hindi translation with picture dictionary

Put a sock in it

  • to shut up. “will you put a sock in it? i’m trying to study here.”

“Put a sock in it” meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • इसकी जुबान बंद कराओ

“Put a sock in it” Origin

  • It is generally used when someone is being so noisy as to annoy others. The imagery behind the phrases is that putting a sock in whatever was causing the noise would quieten it down.

“Put a sock in it” in a sentence (usage in newspaper)

  • “Put a sock in it” is slang for “Shut up”.
  • Telling someone to put a sock in it today is a curt, often rude, demand for quiet, but socks used to be the most effective form of volume control.
  • The London Mayor, Boris Johnson, has said that he thinks Tony Blair “should put a sock in it” rather than comment on the situation in Iraq.
  • why do we say “put a sock in it!” when someone is being too loud?

PUT A SOCK IN IT!!!

PUT A SOCK IN IT!!!

Out of the blue

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out of the blue English Hindi meaning

“Out of the blue” Idiom meme dictionary – English to Hindi Dictionary with picture dictionary

Out of the blue

  • (phrase) without warning; unexpectedly

“Out of the Blue” meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • अप्रत्याशित समय पर

“Out of the Blue” Origin

  • Blue refers to the clear blue sky. Normally a thunderstorm does not happen when the sky is clear blue. When it happens, that surprises us since it is unexpected. This explains the ‘connection’ to “blue” in the idiom.

“Out of the Blue” in a sentence (word usage in newspaper)

  • My husband divorced me out of the blue.
  • Balganga project report was prepared ‘out of the blue‘: ACB
  • I was going up a slight incline about 35 miles per hour, and this car came down right out of the blue.
  • The call really came out of the blue.
  • To Fraser’s peers, the news came out of the blue.

What it means when a friend suddenly drops you out of the blue

What it means when a friend suddenly drops you out of the blue

Don’t put all your eggs in one basket

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Don't put all your eggs in one basket

“Don’t put all your eggs in one basket” Idiom meme – English to Hindi translation with Picture

Don’t put all your eggs in one basket

  • (phrase) Don’t dedicate all your resources into one thing.

“Don’t put all your eggs in one basket” Origin

  • The phrase is probably as old as Cervantes or even older; the first certain recorded use is in a 1660 text, where it is clearly already a well known proverb. After this it appears frequently, always with the same meaning of “Don’t put all your resources (money, time, energy) into the same project, in case that project fails.” There is a German saying “Make sure you have a lot of legs to stand on,” which is the same idea, but looked at from a more positive angle.

“Don’t put all your eggs in one basket” in a sentence

  • “I am putting all my eggs in one basket with Katti Batti” – Imran Khan
  • “You don’t put all your eggs in one basket — you hope one of the bets pays off,” said the chief information officer at one investment bank.
  • Mr Warren Buffett’s advice that “one should never put all one’s eggs in one basket” is the best investment mantra for the current market scenario.
  • One of the most famous proverbs in the financial world is, “Don’t put all your eggs in one basket”
  • Don’t put all your eggs in one basket, a simple adage. The next logical question is – how many baskets then?

Don’t Put All Your Eggs In One Basket